Side pocket or algibeira for lavradeira costume

Side pocket or algibeira for lavradeira costume

Product Code:ALGB-Lav.02
Availability:Out Of Stock
  • 77.50€

Side pocket or "algibeira" for lavradeira costume  from minho. Embroidered in wool and glass beads. Has the word "amor" (love) embroidered.

Made in our atelier.

Composition Black wool flannel and cotton ribbon.
Size and dimensions 26 x 19 cm approx.
Care advice Do not wash. Can be dry cleaned.
Other information The pouch or side pocket - "algibeira" is one of the most iconic item from Minho traditional costume. It almost always takes the shape of a heart, or resembles itself with a woman's shape. It is a small outer pocket, used between the skirt and the apron of the popular costumes. The word "Love" is embroidered very often. Embroidered in wool or cotton treads, with beads and sometimes sequins, they come in the most varied colors.

Tags: Side pocket or algibeira, Wool embroidery, Black